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Klan Ledger; [1964]

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Title:Klan Ledger; [1964]

From the Ben-Ami (Rabbi David Z.) Papers. This piece of Ku Klux Klan propaganda maintains that civil rights workers are Communists in disguise and that governmental officials are in league with them. An interview with an unnamed official of the KKK is printed, with the official responding to questions about the murders of civil rights workers James Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Mickey Schwerner.

Prepared for distribution at the Neshoba County Fair in Neshoba County, Mississippi.

Electronic version made available through a National Leadership Grant for Libraries from the Institute for Museum and Library Services.

Types:Leaflets | Text
Subjects:Chaney, James Earl, 1943-1964 | Goodman, Andrew, 1943-1964 | Schwerner, Michael Henry, 1939-1964 | Civil rights--Mississippi | Civil rights--United States | Civil rights workers--Mississippi | Civil rights workers--United States | Ku Klux Klan (1915-) | Mississippi White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan | Propaganda--Mississippi | Prejudices--Mississippi | Discrimination--Mississippi | Segregation--Mississippi | White supremacy movements--Mississippi | Segregationists--Mississippi | Whites--Mississippi--Attitudes | Extremists--Mississippi | Extremists--Mississippi--Attitudes | Right-wing extremists--Mississippi | Right-wing extremists--Mississippi--Attitudes | Hate groups--Mississippi | African Americans--Public opinion | African Americans--Mississippi | African American--Civil rights--Mississippi | Communism--United States | Communists--United States | Communism in mass media--United States | Mass media--United States | Murder--Mississippi | Racism--Mississippi | Mississippi--Race relations | Racism--United States | United States--Race relations | Neshoba County Fair (Neshoba County, Miss.) | Pamphlets--Mississippi | Chaney, James Earl, 1943-1964--Death and burial | Chaney, James Earl, 1943-1964--Assassination | Goodman, Andrew, 1943-1964--Death and burial | Goodman, Andrew, 1943-1964--Assassination | Schwerner, Michael Henry, 1939-1964--Death and burial | Schwerner, Michael Henry, 1939-1964--Assassination | United States, Mississippi, Philadelphia | United States, Mississippi, Neshoba County, 32.7534966, -89.1175728
Collection:Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive
Institution:University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
Contributors:University of Southern Mississippi. Libraries
Original Material:

Box 1, Folder 6, M365 Ben-Ami (Rabbi David Z.) Papers, McCain Library and Archives, University of Southern Mississippi.

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Forms part of University of Southern Mississippi Digital Collections.

Forms part of USM - Historical Manuscripts.

Forms part of the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Forms part of the Rabbi David Z. Ben-Ami Papers Collection in the Civil Rights in Mississippi Digital Archive.

Forms part of the Mississippi Digital Library.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digilib.usm.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/manu/id/316/rec/1